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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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About Independent Living

Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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About Nursing Homes

Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Find the Right Home Care near Modesto, CA

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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in Modesto, CA can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in Modesto – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in Modesto to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Modesto home hospice care. Personalized home care in Modesto can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 31 options for accredited home care in Modesto, CA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

We are also serving Home Care in surrounding neighborhoods like Southeast Modesto, Northwest Modesto, and Northeast Modesto. You may also consider nearby communities such as Brentwood, Livermore or Sonora.

Home Care Facilities near Modesto, CA

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Valley Home Care - Modesto

909 15th St Suite 2-A, Modesto, CA 95354

(5 reviews)

At Valley Home Care, we strive to distinguish our agency as the clear, obvious choice of families who want the highest possible standard of senior home care.We know your loved ones are special. So are our caregivers. No other home care agency in the Central Valley invests more time, effort and...

Home Helpers of Central Valley, CA

117 Ketch Lane, Modesto, CA 95356

(1 review)

Alegre Home Care - Modesto

1400 Florida Avenue Suite 206, Modesto, CA 95350

(5 reviews)

Alegre Home Care - Stockton

1231 W Robinhood Dr. Ste A-1, Stockton, CA 95207

(8 reviews)

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Kindred at Home - Livermore

1569 Olivina Ave, Suite 129, Livermore, CA 94551

(7 reviews)

Limitless Care

1210 Central Blvd. #110, Brentwood, CA 94513

(1 review)

California CareGivers - Stockton

5250 Claremont Ave Suite 229, Stockton, CA 95207

(0 review)

TLC Assistant Living Services

715 Arbona Circle North, Sonora, CA 95370

(0 review)

Right at Home

4230 Kiernan Avenue, #105, Modesto, CA 95356

(11 reviews)

Right at Home is an in-home care and assistance agency, providing quality senior and disabled persons care since 1995. We provide trained, insured and bonded caregivers for a variety of caregiving needs. Whether it's for extra assistance after a stay in the hospital, an aging parent who needs...

Addus Healthcare

817 Coffee Road #B, Modesto, CA 95355

(0 review)

Golden Independence Home Care

945 Coffee Road #2, Modesto, CA 95355

(0 review)

Residential Care Resources

1729 Tully Rd # B NO LONGER IN BUSINESS, Modesto, CA 95350

(0 review)


1101 Sylvan Ave # C, Modesto, CA 95350

(0 review)

Sitters Of Stanislaus

2900 Standiford Ave # 16b-365, Modesto, CA 95350

(0 review)

HomeLife Senior Care

6440 Brentwood Blvd. Ste. A, Brentwood, CA 94513

(4 reviews)

HomeLife Senior Care is an award winning, professional non-medical home care agency in Brentwood, CA serving 17 cities with a wide range of specialized services designed to allow elder seniors to retain their independence and remain safely in the home they know and love for as long as possible....

Seniority Lifecare At Home

11 S. Washington St, Sonora, CA 95370

(5 reviews)

It is the mission of Seniority Lifecare to enhance the lives of senior citizens and provide them a feeling of independence and dignity, living in their own homes, by providing home care assistants and personal care assistants.Clients are carefully assessed by our staff, with the participation of...

At Home Care & Companion Services

4850 Deer Valley Road, Antioch, CA 94531

(3 reviews)

The Senior's Choice

1806 W. Kettleman Lane Suite L, Lodi, CA 95242

(1 review)

SOS Elder Care

PO Box 5283, Sonora, CA 95370

(1 review)

Hillcrest Living Inc

4309 Hillcrest Ave, Antioch, CA 94531

(1 review)
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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
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Services for seniors in Modesto, California

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In Modesto, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Modesto, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Modesto is somewhat car dependent, but seniors can expect to rely on public transportation. Transit options in Modesto include MAX, StaRT, San Joaquin Transit District, Altamont Corridor Express, Amtrak. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Modesto has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is fairly walkable.

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Health care

Modesto offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has few hospitals, including Doctors Medical Center and Memorial Medical Center.

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Senior activities

Modesto is known for great food, wonderful entertainment, and its relaxing atmosphere. Residents will find there’s a strong sense of community in this city and seasonal events to keep you and the family busy all year round. Whether it’s an afternoon sipping local wines and browsing produce at the farmers’ market, catching a broadway show at The Gallo Center for the Arts, or kayaking Lake Don Pedro, there’s no shortage of fun in Modesto.

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Learn More About Home Care in Modesto, CA

Greetings from Modesto, located in the heart of California’s Central Valley. The city’s motto “water, wealth, contentment, health” perfectly captures what makes Modesto an ideal retirement destination. Bordered by the Tuolumne and Stanislaus rivers, this suburban gem is surrounded by fertile farmlands, which play an important role in the region’s industry.

Home care, or in-home care, in Modesto is a service which offers compassion and help to seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary according to need, and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.

Cost of Home Care in Modesto, CA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide is about $4,700 in Modesto and $5,300 in the state of California, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

The cost of living in Modesto is rated nearly 20 points higher than the national average. Modesto has extremely high health care costs due to the high volume of quality medical establishments.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
118 134 109 112 120 112

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$63,212 per year $41,084 per year $52,278 per year $23,749 per year $42,751 per year $2,358 per year $726 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Modesto include:

Doctors Medical Center of Modesto

  • Facility type: proprietary, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 440+
  • Specialties: diagnostic imaging, surgical services, cardiovascular care, primary stroke center

Memorial Medical Center

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 420+
  • Specialties: emergency services, intensive care unit, surgical services

Stanislaus Surgical Hospital

  • Facility type: proprietary, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 20+
  • Specialties: physical therapy, surgical services, orthopedic care

Weather and Climate

Modesto’s climate is classified as Mediteranean, which means hot, dry summers and mild winters with below average precipitation. The average humidity level is 56%, and humidity levels are often highest during January at about 79%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
47°F 54°F 40°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
78°F 94°F 62°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 106

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.


  • Average annual precipitation: 13.1″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
36.1 16.5% 216,543 4,951 per square mile 2.9

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
<0.1% 5.9% 13.4% 18.5% 0.2% 2.8% 60.1%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2019 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Modesto: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 60/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Stanislaus County

Democratic Republican Other
47.4% 46.7% 3.8%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Modesto’s motto is “water, wealth, contentment, health,” which perfectly summarizes the city. Bordered by the Tuolumne and Stanislaus rivers, the city is surrounded by fertile farmlands, which play an important role in the region’s industry.

Modesto is home to the McHenry Mansion and Museum, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. See a show at the State Theatre, dating back to the 1920s. In the center of town is George Lucas Plaza, an area of shops and cafes dedicated to legendary filmmaker George Lucas. Finish off the day with a tour of the Gallo Family Winery, the largest privately owned winery in the world.

The city hosts a monthly art walk through its historic downtown area, featuring local artists selling crafts and other wares. Another cultural highlight is the prestigious Modesto Symphony Orchestra, which performs at the Gallo Center.


Modesto is serviced by Amtrak San Joaquin, Stanislaus Regional Transit (StaRT), and Modesto Area Express (MAX). MAX offers reduced fare for seniors, and StaRT provides a dial-a-ride service available by reservation.

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Home Helpers of Central Valley, CA, The Senior's Choice and SOS Elder Care are the top rated home care agencies near Modesto, California. See full list of communities.

There are 31 home care agencies near Modesto, California. See the full list.

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